1. Greece's Failed Austerity Economics
    16 Nov, 2015
    Greece's Failed Austerity Economics
    After years of economic troubles and, most recently, austerity, Greece became frustrated with its leaders and those of the other countries in Europe. As a result, on January 25, 2015, Greece elected Alexis Tsipras and Syriza, a left-wing party running on an anti-austerity platform (Weaver). Less than a month later, however, a still declining economy forced Tsipras to make a U-turn on his policy and accept loans from the IMF while implementing the very austerity measures he bemoaned during the
  2. Students rallying against campus sexual assault
    22 Oct, 2015
    How to Combat Sexual Assault on College Campuses
    My dad always encouraged me to dream big and study hard. His first words to me were “knowledge is power.” With such a supportive dad, no one was surprised when I came home from first grade one day and proclaimed that I was going to be the president of the United States. Most parents would laugh. My parents bought me a magnetic photo frame which read “Future President of the USA,” put my picture in it, and put it on the fridge at a height where I could admire it every day. Thus, I
  3. GOP Presidential Candidate Donald Trump
    13 Oct, 2015
    Let the Trump-ets Blare
    Well, this is quite ironic. Here we are, on the brink of the first primaries of the 2016 presidential election, and all we can talk about is one infamous name that nips at the tip of our tongues and haunts us to the core of our souls. Donald Trump.